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El Gran Condor

Peguche Plaza Central, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
+593 6-269-0161
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Better quality than Otovalo Market

We were taken here by our guide, Nancy after walking around the sensory overload of the Saturday... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2017
Joe and Mariya O
,
Boise, Idaho, United States
via mobile
interesting visit

Enjoyed watching the lady demonstrating spinning and weaving despite the fact I've seen it dozens... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2016
Davancar
,
Keighley, United Kingdom
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Peguche Plaza Central, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
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+593 6-269-0161
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Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

We were taken here by our guide, Nancy after walking around the sensory overload of the Saturday market in Otovalo. She advised us that the quality of items in the market was mediocre and great for souvenirs, but if we wanted something of high quality...More

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Reviewed December 9, 2016

Enjoyed watching the lady demonstrating spinning and weaving despite the fact I've seen it dozens of times. The shop area had some fascinating gifts, robes, scarves and stuff

Thank Davancar
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Reviewed June 19, 2016

We went to El Gran Condor in Peguche before venturing to the Otavalo Market, expecting a higher quality. We were right! We observed a detailed demonstration of how wool is carded, dyed, spun into fibers and then woven on a backstrap loom. There are goods...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2016

After being overwhelmed by the Otavalo Market, five of us visiting El Gran Condor. We saw a weaving demonstration including information about natural dyes that was very interesting. The quality of the goods was excellent. The shop was clean and items were displayed nicely. We...More

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Reviewed November 1, 2014

This is a small, family owned shop that features local high quality woven items. I have been in and purchased hoodies, blankets, sweaters, infinity scarves, etc for family and friends several times over the past 3 years. The gifts are always admired and appreciated AND...More

1  Thank roamergirl
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